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Obama extends Temporary Protected Status for Somalis, confusion evident in media reports

Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is one more of those LEGAL immigration programs that needs to be completely reformed or dumped altogether.  It might sound good on the surface.  451 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Add one more to the list of countries whose nationals can stay in the US forever---Nepal

The Temporary Protected Status (TPS) category, a legal immigration program, is anything but temporary.  The Obama Administration has just added Nepal to its list of countries whose citizens can stay as temporary refugees, work (and probably vote!) here forever because the temporary designation is simply extended every time it expires. 375 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Understanding Temporary Protected Status

Temporary Protected Status, or TPS, is a special category for people whose countries of origin are currently too dangerous to return to, due to war, natural disaster, epidemic, or other extraordinary circumstances.  383 more words

Immigration Law

Disaster Relief in Nepal

One of my favorite books is Pico Iyer’s Video Night in Kathmandu. I have thought of that book often over the past week, as the world has watched as Nepal tries to recover from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the country just before Noon on April 25. 1,001 more words


Questions and Answers Regarding TPS (Temporary Protected Status)

Will I be able to obtain a work permit from USCIS?

If your TPS application is approved, you may receive your Employment Authorization Document (EAD) if you requested your EAD at the same time as your TPS application.   209 more words